The return of… Faker


7:00 pmFriday, 6 May 2022


Esplanade Hotel

11 The Esplanade, St Kilda

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2022 marks the 15th anniversary of ‘Be The Twilight’, which featured their platinum hit ‘This Heart Attack’. That inescapable ear-worm reached the top 10 of the ARIA charts, #5 on the triple j Hottest 100 countdown of 2007 and was APRA’s #1 most performed work of 2008.

Nathan Hudson is excited to take Faker into a new era celebrating played out themes of worldwide adventure and queer love. Faker have spent the past year tracking a forthcoming album with former band members in the USA, new friends in Mexico City, and an ex-CSS member Adriano Cintra in Sāo Paulo, Brazil. The as yet unnamed 4th Faker record has been recorded across LA, Berlin, Seattle, Hong Kong, Melbourne and Mexico City. Nathan has returned to Australia for shows this April and May, jetting out the gates with a thrilling and brand new Faker lineup.

Celebrating the 15th Anniversary, Faker fans will be the treated to a headline show at The Espy in Melbourne on Friday May 6th accompanied with a return to the festival stage at Out of the Woods Festival in Busselton, WA on April 23rd and Big Gay Day in Brisbane on May 1st. The band were originally due to make their grand return at Yours & Owls in early April before the devastating cancellation.

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